The table below looks at the statistics for COREP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COREP over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Common Reporting (COREP)
Rank - 134 124
Contract jobs citing COREP 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 1.44% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £540 £526 £477
% change year-on-year
+2.75% +10.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
COREP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
324 277 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.14% 9.54% 10.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 159 143
Median daily rate £375 £361 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% +3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £250 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £474 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 16
Median hourly rate £14.25 £32.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.16% +54.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £19.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £38.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +19.04%

COREP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing COREP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COREP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

COREP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing COREP across the Scotland region.

COREP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

COREP
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing COREP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for COREP.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) FINREP

COREP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Report Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) FINREP